Advisory Boards

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Advisory Boards2019-04-17T13:29:52+00:00

The various Eccles Advisory Boards are comprised of local, national and international business leaders, entrepreneurs and innovators including alumni, friends and partners of the school. Serving in an advisory capacity to the dean, the Eccles advisory boards consider and provide input on important strategic choices for the school and its programs and work to broaden and enhance the school’s reputation around the world.

The advisory boards aim to:

(1) Raise the visibility of the Eccles School brand

(2) Identify and engage potential corporate relationships for the school

(3) Support admissions and career opportunities for current students and alumni

(4) Engage and strengthen the school’s alumni network

(5) Promote philanthropy toward the school

Bryce Akagi
Finance Director, Intermountain Healthcare
Abby Ivory
Operations Manager, Sorenson Impact Fund
Scott Archibald
Chief Financial Officer, O.C. Tanner
Steve Johnson
Owner, Parker-Migliorini International
Bobbi Alexandrova
Director, Software Development Domo
Joanna Johnston
Tax Senior, BDO USA, LLP
Farah Azmi
Senior Analyst of Corporate Strategy, Tommy Hilfiger
Brooke Karrington
Principal, Lone Peak Valuation
Greg Boyce
Matt Krull
Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Olympus Wealth Management
Jill Briggs
Tax Director, PwC
Lianna Kinard
VP of Marketing & Sales, Buckner Group
Tania Bashford
WFO Initiatives Analyst, eBay
Rene Kolga
Head of Product, ThinAir
David Burnett
President, DJB Gas
Jeff Lewis
Financial Advisor, Northwestern Mutual
Thania Burnigham
Investment Banking Associates, Jefferies
Jason Lowe
Sr. Manager of Product, inContact
Stephen Chou
CEO, Bastion Technologies, LLC
Chris Luras
Director of Compliance, Western Electricity Coordinating Council Inc.
Neal Courtney
CEO, Cookie Cutters
Rich Lambert
Regional Vice President, Wells Fargo
Zack Clark
Managing Consultant, Five Degrees Consulting
Fiona Lin
Director of Global Product Management, ZAGG
Stephanie Cooley
Manager Financial Planning Analysis, Zions Bancorporation
Kristen Lowe
Owner/Appraiser, KL Appraisal Services
Joshua Colton
President, Sky Allies
Kristine Lyng
Associate Director of Marketing, Datanyze, Inc.
Kimberly Colton
Owner/Managing CPA
Karen Macon
Controller, University of Utah Hospitals and Clinics
Mike Caggiano
Manager, Virtustream (Dell)
Bill Madsen
Retired CEO, Madsen Furniture
Patrick Call
VP Manufacturing and Operations, Streamline Manufacturing
Justin Martinez
Sheriff, Summit County
Josh Cameron
Head of Strategy, CV Humanitarian Travel
Ian McDonald
Vice President of Finance, Larry H. Miller Sports and Entertainment
Gerald Van Campen
Technical Sales & Distribution Leader
Jonathan Miller
Sr. Loan Officer, United Security Financial
Jonathan Campbell
Vice President, Sales and Rental Wheeler Machinery Co.
Nicholas Marsh
Financial Advisor, Bank of America/Merrill Lynch
Adam Campbell
CFO, HouseMaster
Whitney McCarthy
Communications & Marketing Manager, RizePoint
Amy Caputo
Realtor, Century 21 Real Estate
Matt McReynolds
Managing Partner, BDO, USA LLP
Spencer Carver
AVP of SEG Development, Mountain America Credit Union
Clayton Perkins
President, DSCO
Brandon Creswell
Finance Director, University of Utah
Jeff Pickett
Principal, Lone Peak Valuation
Erin Daly
Technical Recruiter, TEK Systems
Ashley Laurella Pantone
Financial Advisor, Merrill Lynch/Bank of America
Brent Dewsnup
Vice President, Goldman Sachs
Brandon Preece
Managing Associate, MassMutual
Angel Demirev
People Operations Coordinator, Google
Katie Parson
Strategic Account Manager, Thomson Reuters
Rinar Erickson
Private Wealth Manager, Creative Planning
LeAna Robison
Margin Director, Nicholas and Company
Erin Ekstrom
Manager, Outreach and Network Development, University of Utah Hospitals and Clinics
Jeff Rossi
Senior Director, Commerce Real Estate Solutions
Trent Erickson
Sr. Director, Accounting, Extra Space Storage
Dianna Singh
Financial Analyst, Zions Bancorporation
John Fackler
Director, Alumni Association, University of Utah
Lisa Schneider
Finance Manager, State of Utah
Vicki Fish
Vice President of Dermatology, Myriad Genetics Laboratories
Cassie Sadinski
Global Product Manager, BioFire Diagnostics
Chas Foote
Equity Research Associate, Dodge & Cox
Kaitlyn Sander
Associate, TPG Sixth Street Partners
Paul Gadd
Director of Internal Engagement, University of Utah Healthcare
Olivia Schultz
Director of Finance, Utah Educational Savings Plan
Steve Goalen
Investment Manager, Jacobsen Capital Management
Trent Sheffield
Marketing Analytics & BI Specialist, Pluralsight
Scott Hammer
Project Manager, Intermountain Healthcare
Dan Smart
Global Talent & Learning Manager, Marsh & McLennan
Mike Hale
Owner & General Manager, Mike Hale Chevrolet
Alonzo Thayn
Software Engineer, Intermountain Healthcare
Tyson Hafen
Duane Morris, Associate Attorney
Rebecca Troutman
Audit Manager, State of Utah
Kyle Hanagarne
VP of Professional Services, Simplus
Taylor Vowles
Managing Director, Crewe Capital
Bryant Heath
Radiation Effects Engineer, Boeing
SarahAnn Whitbeck
Director, Continuing Medical Ed., Intermountain Healthcare
Evan Hiller
Senior Associate, Assure Services
Jillana Watson
Vice President, Bank of America/Merrill Lynch
Marla Howard
Finance Professional
James Worthington
CEO, Kneaders Bakery & Cafe
Zach Howlett
Information Security Manager, Carbonite
Shawn Adamson
Regional Vice President, Comcast
Clark Ivory
CEO, Ivory Homes
Amy Rees Anderson
Managing Partner and Founder, REES Capital
Heather Kahlert
Vice President, Kahlert Foundation
David Anderson
Investor, DLA Advisors
Greg Kennedy
Senior Vice President – Worldport Operations, Delta Air Lines
Paul Beck
Partner, Kalypso
Yoshio Kito
President and CEO, Kito Corporation
Diego Bentz
Player Representative, Relativity Sports
John Kunzweiler
CEO, M Squared Consulting
Anne Britt Berentsen
Owner, Hodegos
Allan Landon
Retired/CEO, Bank of Hawaii
Scott Blackley
Chief Financial Officer, Capital One Financial Group
Pierre Lassonde
Chairman of the Board, Franco-Nevada Corporation
Stephen Caine
Partner, Bain & Company
Kris Liacopoulous
Retired/General Manager, Fidelity Investments
Tom Callanan
Retired/President and CEO, Advantage Worker’s Compensation Insurance Co.
Crystal Maggelet
President & CEO, FJ Management
Rob Campbell
President, Wheeler Machinery
Keith McMullin
CEO, Deseret Management Corporation
Thane Carlston
Managing Director, Moelis & Company
Hal Milner
Managing Partner, Kensington Company
Jennifer Danielson, Board Chair
President, Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield of Utah
Stirling Pack, Jr.
David Dougherty
Chairman, CEO and Founder, Education at Work
Dino Pappas
Owner, Roofers Supply Inc.
Spencer F. Eccles
Chairman Emeritus, Wells Fargo Intermountain Banking Region
Scott Parker
President and CEO Emeritus, Intermountain Health Care, Inc.
Spencer P. Eccles
Managing Director, The Cynosure Group
Taft Price
President, TaskEasy
Chad England
CEO, C.R. England
Mark Skaggs
Trustee, ALSAM Foundation
Paige Erickson
SVP of Business Development, Workfront
Jim Sorenson
CEO, Sorenson Companies
Kimo Esplin
CFO and Executive VP, Huntsman Corporation
George Sorenson
Chairman, FE Clean Energy Group
Matt Eyring
CSIO, Vivint
Marilyn Winn Spiegel
Retired President, Wynn Hotels
Gracie Fermelia
COO, Causeway Capital Management
Kirk Tanner
President, PepsiCo Global FoodService
Christian Gardner
President and CEO, Gardner Company
Anne Taylor
Vice Chairman and Managing Partner, Deloitte.
Bob Garff
Chairman, Garff Enterprises, Inc.
Andrea Thomas
Senior Vice President, Walmart Stores U.S.
John Garff
CEO, Garff Enterprises
Norm Wesley
Former CEO and Chairman, Fortune Brands
Greg Goff
President and CEO, Andeavor
Bill Wirthlin
Retired President, First American Title
Jill Grammer-Williams
Owner, American Name Services
Dan Woodhead
President, Associated Insurance Services, Inc.
Brent Griggs
President and CEO, Portfolio General Management
Barbara Zimonja
Owner, Hospitality Consulting Services
Victoria Cabal
First Ascent Scholars Program Director, David Eccles School of Business
Chris Palacios
Retired, Southwest Gast
Helen Cardon
Jeff and Helen Cardon Foundation
Mark Parker
Associate Dean of Programs, David Eccles School of Business
Jeff Cardon
Retired, Wasatch Advisors
Taylor Randall
Dean, David Eccles School of Business
Doug Neville Heidi Woodbury
Assistant Dean of Alumni Relations and Development, David Eccles School of Business
Vicki Overfelt
Director of the Salt Lake Shambhala Meditation Group & MBSR Instructor
Dana Baird
Executive Director, Cushman and Wakefield Commerce
Clark Ivory
Chairman, Ivory Homes
Roger Boyer
Chairman, The Boyer Company
Barb Johnson
First Vice President, CBRE
Scott Bates
President, Bates Land Consortium, Inc.
Michael Morris
EVP and CCO, Zions Bank
Andrew Bybee
Partner, Stack Development
Bob Moore
Phil Cook
President, J. Phillip Cook & Associates, LLC
Shaun Nielson
Senior Vice President, Wells Fargo
Rocky Derrick
Principal, Roderick Enterprises
Kip Paul
Executive Director — Investment Sales, Commerce
Flyn Dawson
Senior Vice President, Zions Bank
Walt Plumb
Jeff Duke
Owner/Managing Partner, Castlewood Development
Mike Roderick
General Partner, Roderick Enterprises
Fred Fairclough, Jr. Michael W. Sansom
Managing Member, Sussex Group LLC
Marlise Fisher
Utah/Nevada Regional President, Washington Federal
Rick Woodbury
Vice Chairman, Woodbury Corporation
Jeff Gochnour
President — Development Services, Cottonwood Partners
A. Scott Anderson
President and CEO, Zions First National Bank
Brian King
Representative, Utah State Legislature
Doug Anderson
Team Leader, Redmond Minerals
Mike Leavitt
Director, Leavitt Group Enterprises, Inc.
Cynthia Berg
Dean, University of Utah
Michael Leavitt
Head, Environmental Protection Agency
H. Roger Boyer
Chairman and Founder, The Boyer Company
Vivian Lee
University of Utah Health Sciences
Deborah Bayle
Board of Directors, People’s Utah Bancorp
Jill Remington Love
Salt Lake City Council Member, Salt Lake Council
Lane Beattie
President and CEO,
Salt Lake Area Chamber of Commerce
Kimberly Martin
Mayor Jackie Biskupsi
Mayor, Salt Lake City
Gail Miller
Owner & Chairman Larry H. Miller Group of Companies
Wilford Clyde
President, Clyde Companies, Inc.
Mayor Ben McAdams
Mayor, Salt Lake County Mayor
Gene Davis
Senator, Utah State Legislature
F. Ann Millner
President, Weber State University
Sophia Dicaro
Chief Compliance Officer, The Cynosure Group
Wayne Niederhauser
Senate President, Utah State Legislature
Cameron Diehl Sterling Nielsen
CEO & President, Mountain America Credit Union
Lisa Eccles
President, George S. and Dolores Dore Eccles Foundation
Cristina Ortega
Deputy Attorney, Davis County Attorney’s Office
Matthew Eyring
Chief Strategy and Innovation Officer, Vivint
Jason Perry
Vice President of Government Relations University of Utah
Kem Gardner
Chairman, The Gardner Company
Taylor Randall
Dean, University of Utah
Christian Gardner
President and CEO, The Gardner Company
Brad Rencher
Executive Vice President & General Manager, Adobe Systems Incorporated
Natalie Gochnour
Associate Dean, David Eccles School of Business
Joshua Romney
President, The Romney Group
Senator Orrin Hatch
Senator, United States Senate
Mitt Romney
Managing Partner & CEO, Bain Capital
Matthew Holland
President, Utah Valley University
James Sorenson
CEO, Sorenson Companies
Governor Gary Herbert
Governor, State of Utah
Charles Sorenson
President & CEO, Intermountain Healthcare
Greg Hughes
Representative, Utah State Legislature
Vicki Varela
President, Vicki Varela Strategic Communications
Clark Ivory
CEO, Ivory Homes
Ruth Watkins
President, University of Utah
Ron Jibson
Chairman, President & CEO Questar Pipeline Company
Ted Wilson
Executive Director, Utah Clean Air Partnership


Dirk Anjewierden
Executive Director, Utah Long-Term Care Association
Rand Kerr
Vice President of Operations, HCA, Mountain Division
Scott Barlow
Chief Executive Officer, Central Utah Clinic
Jone Koford
Healthcare Advisor, Ennovative Performance Group, LLC
Penny Brooke, APRN, MS, JD
Professor Emeritus, University of Utah College of Nursing
Dan Lundergan
Executive Director, University of Utah
COO, University of Utah Health
Bob Cash
KLAS Enterprises, Director of Hospital Relations
Juan Carlos Negrette
Director of Global Health, University of Utah Health
Amanda Choudhary
Administrative Director of Family Support Services
Primary Children’s Hospitals
Bo Nemelka
Director, Leavitt Partners
Terry R. Collins
Chief Financial Officer, Aspen Valley Hospital
Scott Parker
President Emeritus, Intermountain Healthcare
Alison Flynn Gaffney
Executive Director of Hospital Administration, University of Utah Health
Debra Scammon, Ph.D.
MHA Program Director
Emma Eccles Jones Professor of Marketing, David Eccles School of Business
David Gessel
Executive Vice President, Utah Hospital Association
Jim Sheets, Board Chair
Vice President of Outreach Services Development
Intermountain Healthcare
Larry Hancock
Division President, IASIS Healthcare
Steve Walston, Ph.D.
MHA Program Associate Director,
David Eccles School of Business
Joseph Horton
Senior Vice President Emeritus, Hospital Operations, Intermountain Healthcare
Ronald Weiss
Emeritus ARUP
Nick Baguley
Founder, Evolve Steam
Michael King
Assistant Professor of Operations & IS, David Eccles School of Business
Dr. Karthik Balakrishnan
SVP Claims Analytics, Verisk Analytics
Joe Martin
Strategic Marketing, Adobe
Stephanie Cronje
Sr. Global Operations Manager,
Jeremy Morris
Sr. Data Scientist, Domo
Mike Harmer
HR Workforce Solutions/Analytics Director, Intermountain Healthcare
Charlton Park
Chief Analytics Officer, University of Utah Hospitals
Dan Hadley
Data Scientist, Sorenson Impact Center
Landon Starr
VP – Head of Data Science, Clearlink
Chris Hunter
Business, Product, & Technology Strategy, Infrustructure
Anton Wirnata
Chief Data Scientist, Younique
Dan Anderson
CEO, MarkVSecurity
Brandon Johnson
Global Technology Operations VP, Goldman Sachs
David Blackburn
Director of IT, David Eccles School of Business
Pat Meeks
IT Manager, Williams
Vance Checketts
Debi Mofford
Joy Durling
CIO and Digital Enablement, Vivint
Chris Slaugh
VP of Technology Infrastructure, Goldman Sachs
Tonia Erin
Planning & Business Operations Manager, Adobe
Daniel Timpson
CTO and Digital Enablement, DigiCert
Stephen Hess
CIO, University of Utah IT
Shauna Bamberger-Priskos Nicholas Hintze
Vice President – RM UT Commercial Banking, US Bank
Kelly Barnett
President, WebBank
J.R. Howa
Agent, InterNet Properties
Andy Bauman
VP Treasurer, Merrick Bank
Nathan Morgan
CEO, Continental Bank
Alene Bentley
Customer & Community Manager, Rocky Mountain Power
Jean Perschon
Barry B. Bowen
First Vice President, USB Financial Services, Inc.
Patrick Salazar
mOppenheim Associates, Principal
Melissa Ceballos
Director of Business Development, B.O.S.S. Retirement Advisors
Scott Simmons
CFO, Marlin Business Bank
Jill Christensen
AVP Human Resources, Workers Compensation Fund
Travis Soto
VP Payment Operations, Financial Ops. & IT, Green Dot Corporation
Nicole Cottle
Assistant City Manager and Community & Economic Development Director, West Valley City
Shawn Trujillo
Owner, The Paul Mitchell School and
Co-Owner, Lunatic Fringe Salons
Kevin Dansie
VP and Chief Risk Officer, WEX Bank
Christine Whipple
Annual Fund Officer, Intermountain Research and Medical Foundation
Kristin Dittmer
EVP Finance and Credit, EnerBank
Monte Wylie
Group Talen Acquisition Manager, Enterprise Rent-A-Car
Mary Draper
Board Member, Guadalupe School
Justin Haley
SVP Chief Operating Officer, Medallion Bank
Doyle Arnold
Director, Group 1 Automotive
Bryan Ritchie
Jack Brittain
Professor & Pierre Lassonde Presidential Chair,
David Eccles School of Business
Taylor Randall
Dean, David Eccles School of Business
Gavin Christensen
Managing Partner, Kickstart Seed Fund
Gregg Rosann
President and CTO, Graduation Alliance
Troy D’Ambrosio
Executive Director, Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute
Mark Skaggs
President and Owner, Skaggs Management
Jeff Davis
Founder & CEO, Molio Inc.
David Simmons
Chairman & CEO, Simmons Media Group
Vickie Farrar
CEO, Light Line Medical, Inc.
Todd J. Stevens
Managing Director, RenewableTech Ventures
Ron Heinz
Managing Partner, Signal Peak Ventures
Heidi Woodbury
Assistant Dean, David Eccles School of Business
Tom Parks
Director, Navigen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Barbi Anderson
Tax Partner, Deloitte
Janis Kline
EVP/CEO Agility Energy
Kent Bodily
Managing Tax Director, BDO
Cheri Landgren
Owner, Cheri Landgren & Associates
Jerry Bregg
Tax Partner, BDO
David Lemmon
Board of Directors, Energy Industry
Suzzanne Brubaker
Director, Deloitte
Dan Mitchell
CFO & COO, Red Cedar management, LP
Jonyce Bullock
Office Managing Partner, Squire
Greg Randall
Office Managing Partner, KPMG
Cleon Butterfield
Senior Vice President & CFO, Utah Housing Corp
Greg Smith
Tax Partner, PwC
Dave Chidester
Partner, Rees Capital
Howard Stoker
Partner, EY
Reyn Gallacher
Assistant Dean, David Eccles School of Business
Luke Taylor
Partner, Eide Bailly
Jodie Hewitson
Tax Partner, Tanner LLC
Stan VanderToolen
Office Managing Partner PwC
Kevin Jergensen
Managing Director, Church Auditing Department
Henry Vantienderen
President, Van Tienderen Carter Bolander
David Jolley
America Growth Market Leader
Allen Westergard
Partner, Joining BDO in April (Dallas)
Timothy Kenny
Senior VP & General Auditor, Freddie Mac; Washington D.C.
Chad Whitehead
Partner-Assurance Services, EY
Brandon Wilcox
Audit Partner, KPMG